Freesound Blog

New Freesound interface public beta!

Hi everyone, Finally! As some of you will know, we have been mostly silently working on a new UI for Freesound during the last years. Even though it is not completely finished yet, we are extremely happy to announce that, … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Online workshop on composition with Freesound

The Music Technology Group and Phonos will offer the workshop ?Composing with Freesound? with Laura Llaneli & Frederic Font, from 12 to 16 July 2021 online. In this workshop, participants will explore in depth the possibilities of Freesound as a … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Issues with the search server [Fixed]

[EDIT: we’ve been able to stop some bots that were abusing the Freesound search and now search is working for everyone again. We’re implementing some measures to stop this from happening again.] Hi everyone, Yesterday we had some issues with … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

We just reached 500k sounds… and Freesound got faster!

Hi everyone, In our recent 2020 in numbers blog post we predicted that we would reach 500k sound uploads at some point in 2021 and… it has just happened! At some point during the past weekend, the number of sounds … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

Community update April 2021

Hi everyone, Welcome to a new community update post! If you remember in the last community update post (from December 2020), we mentioned that, among other things, in 2021 we’d be spending efforts in migrating Freesound to a new, faster … Continue reading → Read Full Entry

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Igniting a gas burner on my kitchen worktop and letting it run. Picked the biggest hob to get the best ...

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